With home court on line, Clips must treat the final 15 games like the postseason.
George Karl caught a glimpse of New Jersey rookie Derrick Favors' game on television while holding out hope the viewing was nothing more than an exercise in futility.
Carmelo Anthony scored 34 points and the Denver Nuggets ran away from the San Antonio Spurs in the fourth quarter in a 106-99 victory Saturday night.
Chauncey Billups has won an NBA title, been Finals MVP and is now driving Denver's playoff run. Not bad for a guy who has changed teams six times.
It might not receive top billing, but Wednesday's Nuggets-Hornets game could have major playoff implications.
Neil Tardy previews the week ahead for each NBA team and tells you which players to rely on.
Starbury's got a TV show, RJ's got a shiner, K-Mart's got a problem with leather, and more in NBA Local.